Year 5 Blog

GRAPPLE in maths – Tuesday 8th January 2019

Straight into the challenge in Y5


Anti-bullying Week

During Anti-bullying Week we worked on knowing what steps to take if you or someone you know is being bullied. We talked about respect and how we can show this to our friends by the things we say and the way in which we behave.

The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe – Friday 2nd November

This half term the English work in Year 5 is all based around the book The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. Why not put your children to the test! Ask them if they can tell you who is the first character that Lucy meets when she enters Narnia.

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Friday 12th October 2018.

Year 5 have been working really hard writing their own adventure stories based on the book Cliff Hanger by Jacqueline Wilson. 

Life Cycles – Friday 28th September 2018

Year 5 are learning about different life cycles. Here is some of the work they produced about amphibians. (more…)

A brilliant start to year 5! – Tuesday 11th September 2018

All the children have settled in well and are working hard 😊

Confirmation – Monday 14th May 2018

Year 5 have been learning about confirmation with Rev Karen. This week the children were learning how to Baptise children.

Developing our skills using PowerPoint – Tuesday 1st May 2018



In class, we have been developing a range of skills using Microsoft PowerPoint. Some skills including, grouping images, creating animations and transitions and adding images from different sources.

Forces – Thursday 18th April 2018

In class we have been learning about forces. We learnt about, pushing, pulling, air resistance and water resistance.

Magic Minds – February 2018

Regularly, we do something called ‘Magic Minds’. You may be asking what is Magic Minds? Well, Miss Pendlebury (our wonderful teacher) gives us a piece of paper and we write about each of the magic minds. Eventually, when we are done, Miss asks someone to choose some of the best pieces of work to go on the wall. Quite frequently, mine gets chosen! – Seren

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